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The Fashion Cafe: Rihanna is the ultimate fashion icon

From chopping her long locks to building her fierce fashion empire Rihanna has been winning on every front and she’s showing no signs of slowing down.

The Fashion Cafe Takes: Fierce Festival Fashion Tips

It's time for another installments of The Fashion Cafe and this week our style experts, Johnny Wright and Ariana Soleil are serving up tips...
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The Fashion Cafe: Johnny Wright and Ariana Soleil on 80s-inspired fashion

Celebrity stylist, Johnny Wright and style influencer Ariana Soleil are back with another installment of The Fashion Cafe.

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After being arrested for using the bathroom at a Houston's in Atlanta, Asia'h Sharrell Epperson is speaking out and blasting the cop who hauled her and her friends out of the restaurant for lying. The actress was arrested along with Brittany...
We were already pretty excited about the MTV Movie and TV Awards because Tiffany Haddish will be hosting the big event, but now we have another reason to tune in--Lena Waithe will be receiving the Trailblazer Award. The history-making, Emmy...


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Idris Elba defends his fiancee, Sabrina Dowhre, after she’s criticized for royal wedding outfit

  As if there weren't already enough reasons to love Idris Elba, he just gave us...
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Jada Pinkett Smith reveals surprising struggle

  Actress Jada Pinkett Smith has revealed on her Facebook show “Red Table Talk” that she...
Doria Ragland

Now that the wedding is over, who will get the first interview with Meghan Markle’s mom, Doria Ragland?

In a few short days, she’s become our favorite and most enigmatic person. Social media buzzed...
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PHOTOS: NE-YO, En Vogue, Janet Jackson and more stylish stars at the 2018 Billboard Music Awards

The stars were out in full effect for the 2018 Billboard Music Awards in Las...

Prison guards used to tease Johnny Perez for studying. Now he’s graduating from college.

Johnny Perez used to speak to himself in solitary confinement, just to hear a human...


Serena Williams

Here’s why Serena Williams walked down the aisle without her father on her wedding day

HBO’s docu-series, Being Serena, has been serving up several gems about the G.O.A.T. and this...
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#BlackLove: Chanel Iman and Sterling Shepard announce baby news with gorgeous photo shoot

Mother’s Day had a very special meaning for model Chanel Iman who is expecting her...
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Khloe Kardashian finally tweets picture of her daughter

One day before Mother’s Day, Khloe Kardashian reveals a video of her new daughter with boyfriend Tristan Thomson, True Thompson.
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Colleges dazzled by 8th grade phenom who is already 6’7, 370 pounds and loves robotics

Kiyaunta Goodwin has the entire college football world seemingly lining up at his door, having...
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Tristan Thompson speaks on baby True for first time since her birth

It has been one month since Tristan Thompson and Khloe Kardashian welcomed True Thompson to...


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Amazon plans to use 3-D Body scanners on you

Amazon asked people to take part in their new project to scan your body.

Tech giant Intel’s diversity report shows Silicon Valley still struggling to hire Black workers

Silicon Valley tech giant Intel released its 2017 annual report on diversity last week, and...

PBS shows the receipts on Tavis Smiley sexual assault allegations

PBS responds to Tavis Smiley's breach of contract lawsuit by releasing the details of the sexual misconduct allegations and witness accounts
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Top Nike execs exit amid workplace behavior complaints

Two top Nike executives including President Trevor Edwards exit company amid workplace complaints
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SXSW: 5 priceless business tips from Black women start-up founders

"Hustle House was made to encourage people of color to host their own spaces within SXSW given that our dollars, projects, and services should flow amongst us.”- Aniyia Williams, Hustle House co-creator